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Caroline Spelman Speaks Out For Persecuted Christians

On Tuesday 16th April, encouraged by a number of her constituents, Caroline Spelman, MP for Meriden, spoke in a debate to highlight the current trends of persecution of Christians in Africa and the Middle East.

Shrewsbury MP pays final respects to Baroness Thatcher

Daniel Kawczynski, MP for Shrewsbury & Atcham paid his final respects on Tuesday night to Baroness Margaret Thatcher in a special viewing of her coffin in the Palace of Westminster’s chapel, St Mary’s Undercroft.

Prospect Of Compromise On Home Extensions Welcomed

The risk of endless disputes between neighbours over unsightly extensions to houses has reduced yesterday (Tuesday) after the government responded to a local MP’s concerns and promised to review a controversial policy.

Gloomy ritual over EU's handling of taxpayer's money

In what is becoming a depressing annual ritual, Conservative MEPs have once again fought to defend the interests of Europe's taxpayers by refusing to agree to the formal signing off or 'discharge' of accounts. In the European Parliament today, Conservatives voted to deny a discharge to the 2011 accounts of a string of institutions, including the Commission and the Parliament itself.

Lucy Allan selected for Telford

Telford Conservatives have selected Lucy Allan as their Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for the 2015 General Election.